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Calfresh is a way to get healthy foods into your home.

What is CalFresh?

"What is CalFresh?"

  • CalFresh is California's food stamps (SNAP) program. Apply to get up to $204 a month per household member on an EBT card.

  • A household may qualify for CalFresh if its income and resources are low enough.  To find out if you qualify, click the link to the right.

  • Interviews for CalFresh are available in a wide variety of languages.

  • If you are receiving CalWORKs or General Assistance (GA), you may be automatically eligible for CalFresh.  

  • Beginning June 1, 2019, recipients of SSI/SSP benefits may be eligible for CalFresh Food benefits for the first time! There is no change to the SSI/SSP monthly benefit.

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Apply now to see if you qualify for CalFresh.

Did You Know? Calfresh (Food Stamps)

Understanding eligibility and how Calfresh works.